The sinister glamour of modernity (after Ross Gibson) : For viola and piano with ebows
by Cat Hope (2013)
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Library shelf no. 787.3/HOP 2 [Available for loan]
This piece for piano and viola explores ways of tracing memory. Can the things that happen in a place or time be somehow recoded or remember if there is no 'physical' evidence of them? Using the performers musical ear to identify and trace each others pitch and dynamic choices, this work uses the concept of the sustained note as a possible memory etch.
Instrumentation: Viola, piano.
Duration: 8 min.
Difficulty: Medium — Graphic score
Dedication note: Dedicated to Dawn Bennett. Dedicated to Dawn Bennett
Commission note: Commissioned by Dawn Bennet
For further information see: http://www.cathope.com/the-sinister-glamour-of-modernity-after-ross-gibson-2013.html
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Performances of this work
13 Nov 22.
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